Why choose us?

City and Islington College students studying together

With our superb reputation, central London location and great facilities, there's every reason to study with us.

You'll enjoy access to a fantastic range of local facilities, from shops and restaurants to live music venues and street markets - not to mention being a close neighbour of Arsenal Football Club!

Results and progression:

  • City and Islington College studentsOur students get excellent results: an overall pass rate of 99% for A Levels in 2015, with 100% in 31 subjects.
  • Many of our students progress to prestigious universities, including the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge, and top courses such as Medicine and Law.

College location and facilities:

  • City and Islington Sixth Form CollegeExcellent location right in the heart of London - we have five specialist centres within easy reach of each other. 
  • All of our centres are within five minutes' walk of a tube station: Angel, Finsbury Park or Holloway Road. 
  • Award-winning buildings, the latest technology, industry-standard equipment and innovative classroom facilities.‌

College achievements:

  • City and Islington College is the only college in London to be graded as Outstanding in every measure by Ofsted (the official schools’ inspection body).
  • British Council accredited for English language teaching.
  • Strong partnership links with top universities, including University College London (UCL) and City University London.

Student satisfaction:

  • High student satisfaction rates: in our latest student survey, 95% of our students said they were satisfied with teaching and learning at the College.

Teaching and student support:

  • Supporting City and Islington College studentsFully-qualified teachers, most with industry experience in their subject area.
  • Student services team to support you during your studies.
  • Careers advisors to help you plan your future and assist with university applications.
  • Dedicated International team to advise you on any international student issues.

Extra-curricular:

Link to take a look around

Take a look around

The College is made up of five Centres, and each has a specialist area of study. Take a tour here with photos, videos and more.